RRR failed to beat Prabhas Sahoo Hindi opening collections. Prabhas Sahoo which released in 2019 in Hindi made a 24 nett with it’s Hindi Version. Prabhas popularity even made the film gross more than 100 cr alone in Hindi market. RRR starring Jr. NTR and Ram Charan was also made on a Pan-Indian level by director, S.S. Rajamouli. It was even heavily promoted by Rajamouli and lead heroes’ interviews and events. But RRR failed to beat Prabhas Sahoo. It only made 19 cr Approx.
RRR even underperfomed in many circuits compared to Sahoo. It collected 6.5 cr appx in Mumbai whereas Sahoo did 7.3 Cr. In Delhi/UP circuit, RRR made only 3.85 cr appx on the other hand Sahoo did 6.21 crs. In east punjab it is around 1.75 cr for RRR and 2.49 crs for Sahoo. Comparatively, Sahoo has an upper hand in every circuit. Prabhas who rose to many heights with popularity after Bahubali. Sahoo carried the same hype for him even after Bahubali. But RRR which has Jr.NTR and Ram Charan are less known when compared to Prabhas and Allu Arjun.
Allu Arjun’s Pushpa recently did good in Hindi because of the popularity and craze Allu Arjun holds throughout the country. This even helped the team even without any aggressive promotions. But RRR was promoted aggressively by the team. It has to be seen how RRR performs after this weekend.